Archive for editorial cartoon

2011-2012 school year: inspiration!

Posted in 2011-2012 school year, comics about teaching journalism with tags , , , , on May 2, 2012 by Christopher Pearce

This is entirely true. Due to budgetary schools and some other issues, our school is without a nurse on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays. It’s one of those things where people will really take up and notice the problem immediately following some kind of problem where we desperately need a nurse on call and don’t have access to one.

Here’s Danny’s comic about the situation; I thought it was rather good.

2011-2012 school year: tricks of the trade

Posted in 2011-2012 school year, comics about teaching journalism with tags , , , , on May 1, 2012 by Christopher Pearce

It would be awesome if I were more talented and could have differentiated between my editorial comic parody and my normal style. Alas and alack… it was not to be.

2011-2012 school year: fame, fortune and wealth

Posted in 2011-2012 school year, comics about teaching journalism with tags , , , , , on April 30, 2012 by Christopher Pearce

Windsor McKay drew the comic I “sampled” and it’s titledĀ Fame Fortune and Wealth and was originally published in 1928. I felt since I used it as a teaching tool in my class… and since I was using this comic to illustrate how I use McKay’s incredible work as examples of “days gone by” for editorial cartoons.